Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute to Expand with New HQ in Orlando

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Mar 2, 2018 11:29:07 AM

The Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute will expand its footprint in Orlando’s Lake Nona community with the construction of a new global headquarters. The $18 million state-of-the-art campus will house the Human Performance Institute's multidisciplinary training center and serve as the global hub for continuing research and development into science-based approaches to improve human energy capacity for performance, resilience and leadership. The company will create 25 new, high-wage jobs. Construction on the facility will be completed by the end of 2018.

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Topics: Corporate Headquarters and Regional Offices, Wellness Cloud, City of Orlando, Sports Innovation and Performance, Health and Wellness, Healthcare Delivery

Orlando Ranked a Top Coolest City in U.S.

Posted by Amanda Roche on Nov 21, 2017 9:00:00 AM

From its award-winning main streets to its always-on downtown scene, Orlando’s ascension to “coolness” has been increasingly recognized by tourists, journalists and residents. Ranked the No. 19 coolest city in the country by Forbes, Orlando is earning more and more recognition for its abundant recreation activities, eclectic neighborhoods teeming with local businesses, and growing millennial population.

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Topics: Rankings, City of Orlando, Things To Do, Arts and Culture

KPMG Breaks Ground on its Largest Project Ever

Posted by Laureen Martinez on May 23, 2017 10:51:57 AM

After announcing plans to build a $430 million global learning, development and innovation facility in Orlando, in early January, KPMG has already broken ground on its 55-acre, 800,000-square-foot operation in Lake Nona. This is the firm’s largest capital investment project ever according to KPMG LLP Chairman and CEO Lynne Doughtie.

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Topics: Expansion, City of Orlando, Corporate Training

Aromatech Opens Manufacturing Facility in Orlando

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Nov 17, 2016 8:30:00 AM

Aromatech Flavorings, Inc. celebrated the opening of its new manufacturing facility in Orlando during a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by company executives, community leaders and the Orlando Economic Development Commission (EDC). The company, which specializes in the design, production and marketing of food flavors and scents will bring 10 new projected jobs to the region with this expansion and a $3 million capital investment.

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Topics: Advanced Manufacturing, New to Market, City of Orlando

Nebbia Technology Expands and Opens New Orlando Office

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Sep 21, 2016 1:16:24 PM

Nebbia Technology, a software company specializing in Azure-based solutions and DevOps best practices, is opening a new office in downtown Orlando. Expanding from a local co-working space, the company will open its own office, creating seven new, high-wage jobs.

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Topics: Expansion, City of Orlando, Digital Media, Startup

New Proton Therapy Cancer Treatment Center Opens in Orlando

Posted by Ashley Fraboni on Sep 2, 2016 12:14:46 PM

Orlando’s innovative healthcare system has gained another advanced treatment center with Orlando Health’s opening of the Marjorie and Leonard Williams Center for Proton Therapy. Proton Therapy uses proton beams to precisely treat tumors and spare surrounding tissue. This method treats brain, spine, prostate, lung, breast, gastrointestinal, head and neck cancer in adult and pediatric patients.

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Topics: New to Market, City of Orlando, Healthcare Delivery

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